As he got here down, he seemed on the viewers and put each fingers underneath one aspect of his head signaling to the Nuggets that it was time to fall asleep.

The Warriors will face the winner of the Minnesota Timberwolves-Memphis Grizzlies sequence within the second spherical, with Game 1 occurring as quickly as Sunday.

But for the primary half-hour of Game 5 towards the Nuggets, the Warriors seemed lifeless. Chase Center was practically useless.

At the 6:20 mark of the third quarter, Green hit a 26-foot 3-pointer to carry the Warriors inside six of Denver

We went on a run, and we cut it to one, and then they ended up pushing it back to eight. But we knew right there that we had gained the traction, Green stated.

The greatest change the Warriors felt themselves make was getting stops with out fouling. Up till that time, the Nuggets had shot 23 free throws to the Warriors' 16.

Once we stopped fouling, we were able to get the game at our pace, Green stated. It looked a lot more like Games 1 through 3, as opposed to Game 4.

The different key adjustment the Warriors made was going right into a box-and-one protection, lastly throwing a wrench into the Nuggets' offense

Curry scored 11 of his 30 factors within the fourth quarter and scored or assisted on 10 of the Warriors' 15 photographs in clutch time.

Game 5 was Curry's first begin of the postseason, additionally marking the primary time the Warriors' newfound deadly small-ball lineup was the beginning unit